Careers Websites

Take the iCould Buzz Quiz and watch video clips of people talking about their jobs.

You may find some of these websites useful in helping you to research your career ideas.

www.careersforyoungpeople.co.uk– Careers For Young People website

https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/ – National Careers Service website

www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship – National Apprenticeship website. Search and apply for apprenticeships

www.getingofar.gov.uk – Information about apprenticeships and what they offer

www.icould.com – Careers website. Try the Buzz Quiz which matches your skills to possible careers

www.careersbox.co.uk – Careers website. Contains lots of interesting careers videos

https://www.future-mag.co.uk/ – Careers website. Contains lots of interesting news articles

http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk  – Contains lots of useful information for students

www.ucas.com –The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service in the UK.

https://www.ucas.com/careers-advice – Careers website. Contacts lots of useful careers information

http://unistats.direct.gov.uk/ – The official website for comparing UK higher education course data

www.prospects.ac.uk  – Graduate careers website.  Contains information about graduate careers

www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk – Contains information on university rankings by subject

www.gov.uk/student-finance – Contains information about student finance and how to apply

www.notgoingtouni.co.uk  – Contains information about apprenticeships, gap years and jobs

https://do-it.org/ – Volunteering website. Search and apply for volunteering opportunities.

Apprenticeships Websites

National Apprenticeship Servicehttps://www.getingofar.gov.uk/
Apprenticeships is useful for researching vocational career pathways and searching and applying for vacancies

Find an apprenticeship: https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsearch
Search and apply for apprenticeships in England

Amazing Apprenticeships: https://amazingapprenticeships.com/
Useful resources from films/webinars to application advice

The Apprenticeship Guide: http://www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk/
Apprenticeship information

Get My First Job: https://www.getmyfirstjob.co.uk/
Search and apply for apprenticeships

All About School Leavers: http://www.allaboutschoolleavers.co.uk/
Apprenticeship and work information

Employment Websites

Success at School: https://successatschool.org/
Includes useful information about work experience, employability skills and vocational skills

Find a job: https://www.gov.uk/jobsearch
Search and apply for full-time and part-time jobs in Great Britain

Agency Central: http://www.agencycentral.co.uk/
Useful for finding a recruitment agency in the local area and those specialising in specific sectors.

Warrington Job Centre: https://www.jobcentreguide.co.uk/warrington-jobcentre

CV templateshttps://rmt.warrington.gov.uk/gb/,DanaInfo=novoresume.com,SSL+cv-templates

 Volunteering Websites

Do It: https://do-it.org/

vInspiredhttps://www.vinspired.com/

National Citizen Servicehttp://www.ncsyes.co.uk

 Supported Internships

Click here to download the ‘Supported Internships’ information document for students.

 References

The Gatsby Benchmarks

www.gatsby.org.uk/education/focus-areas/good-career-guidance

The Career Development Institute Careers Framework

www.thecdi.net/New-Careers-Framework-2015